1764 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Delap

David Erskine Baker, in Companion to the Play-House (1764) 2:Sig I5v.



Of this Gentleman I know no more than the having heard that he is a North-Briton, and a Clergyman, but whether of the Church of England or that of Scotland I am not thoroughly informed, tho' most probably of the latter. — He is a living Writer, and has lately brought on the Stage one dramatic Piece, entitled HECUBA. Tr.